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United States

4 December 2010

Associated Press / Record (New Jersey)

PATERSON, New Jersey - A northern New Jersey man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in the accidental shooting death of his 5-year-old adoptive brother. Passaic County prosecutors say 24-year-old Jalik Jones of Paterson left a loaded gun accessible to the boy and his 6-year-old brother in December 2009. Jones is a convicted felon who illegally acquired the .380-caliber handgun and kept it in the bedroom at his mother's house. The boys found the... (

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